Jets QB Aaron Rodgers steals the spotlight at American Century Championship with celebrity encounters

Former Packers’ starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers looks set to embark on a new journey in New York City with the exhilarating refreshment that shines from within him after realizing his dream to join the Jets’ roster this season. 

After steeping in New York City, the quarterback didn’t hesitate from sharing his excitement with his fans. The NFL world witnessed the four-time MVP enjoying his time at a Taylor Swift concert. Continuing the trend, the quarterback recently appeared in the American Century Championship with a stunning look making the fans wild.

Aaron Rodgers shines bright at American Century Championship

The competition is held at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course in Stateline, near Lake Tahoe, during the second full week of July. Celebrities have been present at the tournament since it began in 1991 to raise money for charity.

The 54-hole competition will be held for the 34th time in 2023. Steph Curry, Aaron Rodgers, and Canelo Alvarez, who participated in a practice round on Wednesday at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, are the tournament’s main attractions this year.

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers shoots opening round 80 at American Century Championship

In his 18 seasons in the NFL, Rodgers has never skipped an American Century Championship; however, this time around, he is participating as a Jets player, and A-rod appeared to be having a great time while practicing to win the competition. A-rod concluded the tournament last year as a Packers player at +13, with eight birdies, one eagle, 19 bogeys, and two double bogeys.

What does the winner of the American Century Championship get?

The American Century Championship’s primary goal is to raise money for societal welfare. Therefore, whoever wins the competition must return the prize money to regional and international charities. Depending on the skill level, the celebrity players are divided into five groups.

The tournament’s total prize pool is $600,000, and the winner will receive $125,000. The second person will receive $60,000, and the third person will receive $35,000, respectively. Tony Romo, the tournament’s previous winner for a third time, will also be present as the defending champion. Tony Romo is also expected to win this year’s championship, according to reports.

Aaron Rodgers jumps to 15th after impressive second round at American Century Championship

The previous stint of Aaron in the tournament was noteworthy. Let’s see how he can present himself this year as the Jets starting quarterback.


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Shabiha is a sports content writer for Sportszion. The writer completed her graduation in Management and post-graduation in HRM. Writing is her passion and she has a long career goal in relation to writing.


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